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Series: Investigating Cult TV

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Battlestar Galactica: Investigating Flesh, Spirit, and Steel (Investigating Cult TV) by Roz Kaveney
The Cult TV Book: From Star Trek to Dexter, New Approaches to TV Outside the Box by Stacey Abbott
Dexter: Investigating Cutting Edge Television (Investigating Cult TV) by Douglas Howard
Farscape: Investigating Farscape: Uncharted Territories of Sex and Science Fiction by Jes Battis
Investigating Alias: Secrets and Spies (Investigating Cult TV) by Stacey Abbott
Investigating Charmed: The Magic Power of TV by Karin E. Beeler
Investigating Firefly and Serenity: Science Fiction on the Frontier by Rhonda V. Wilcox
Love and Monsters: The Doctor Who Experience, 1979 to the Present (Investigating Cult TV Series) by Miles Booy
Torchwood Declassified: Investigating Mainstream Cult Television by Rebecca Williams
True Blood: Investigating Vampires and Southern Gothic (Investigating Cult TV) by Brigid Cherry
TV Horror: Investigating the Dark Side of the Small Screen (Investigating Cult TV) by Lorna Jowett

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  2. The Psychology of Joss Whedon: An Unauthorized Exploration of Buffy, Angel, and Firefly by Joy Davidson (2007)
  3. Sacred Space: The Quest for Transcendence in Science Fiction Film and Television by Douglas E. Cowan (2010)
  4. American Science Fiction TV: Star Trek, Stargate, and Beyond by Jan Johnson-Smith (2005)
  5. Triumph of a Time Lord: Regenerating Doctor Who in the Twenty-first Century by Matt Hills (2010)
  6. Finding Serenity: Anti-Heroes, Lost Shepherds and Space Hookers in Joss Whedon's Firefly by Jane Espenson (2005)
  7. Uncharted Territory: An Unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to Farscape by Scott Andrews (2002)
  8. Existential Joss Whedon: Evil And Human Freedom in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly And Serenity by J. Michael Richardson (2007)
  9. Reading the Vampire Slayer by Roz Kaveney (2001)
  10. Why Buffy Matters: The Art of Buffy the Vampire Slayer by Rhonda V. Wilcox (2005)
  11. The Illustrated Season 2 Companion by Paul Simpson (2002)
  12. Sex and the Slayer: A Gender Studies Primer for the Buffy Fan by Lorna Jowett (2005)
  13. Once Bitten: An Unofficial Guide to the World of Angel by Nikki Stafford (2004)
  14. Chicks Dig Time Lords: A Celebration of Doctor Who by the Women Who Love It by Lynne M. Thomas (2010)
  15. Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Philosophy: Fear and Trembling in Sunnydale (Popular Culture and Philosophy) by James B. South (2003)

Series description

The Investigating Cult TV series is a fresh forum for discussion and debate about the changing nature of cult television. It sets out to reconsider cult television and its intricate networks of fandom by inviting authors to rethink how cult TV is conceived, produced, programmed and consumed. It will also challenge traditional distinctions between cult and quality television. Offering an accessible path through the intricacies and pleasures of cult TV, the books in this series will interest scholars, students and fans alike. They will include close studies of individual contemporary television shows. They will also reconsider genres at the heart of cult programming, such as science fiction, horror and fantasy, as well as genres like teen TV, animation and reality TV when these have strong claims to cult status. Books will also examine themes or trends that are key to the past, present and future of cult television.

Series editor: Stacey Abbott

http://www.ibtauris.com/Series/Invest...

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